The Enterprise and a Klingon ship are trapped in space-time warp where only their cooperation will allow them to escape.
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The council of Elysia includes an Orion woman, a Vulcan, a Klingon, a creature that has bat-wing ears and looks like a prototype Kzinti (pre-empting TAS: "The Slaver Weapon"), an Andorian, an unknown insectoid race, a Phylosian (from TAS: "The Infinite Vulcan"), two unidentified humanoid races, a Tellarite, a Human, and a Gorn. See more
Around the 11 minute mark, when Kirk and Spock are watching the Klingon ship on their view screen, not only is the ship flying backwards, but it moves out of frame of the view-screen and onto the other screen next to it. See more
Captain James T. Kirk
Elysia is, in many respects, a perfect society. But with all its virtues, it is not home. And home, with all its faults, is where we prefer to be.